Regional Councillor - Ward 1
City of Pickering

Regional Councillor Kevin AsheCouncillor Kevin Ashe has been a resident of Pickering for over 50 years. Kevin's family has been involved in politics in Pickering for over 50 years, with his late father, George, serving as the first Mayor of the then Town of Pickering, in 1973. Kevin was first elected as Ward 1 City Councillor in 2003, and was re-elected by Ward 1 residents in 2010 and 2014. In November 2015, Kevin was appointed as Regional Councillor for Ward 1, and was re-elected in 2018. Kevin currently sits on the following committees:

  • Executive Committee
  • Planning & Development Committee
  • Toronto and Region Conservation Authority
  • Regional Finance & Administration Committee
  • Durham Region Police Services Board

Prior to sitting on City Council, Kevin served as a Trustee on the Durham Catholic District School Board, representing Pickering from 1985 to 1997, and served as Chair of the Board in 1994.  Kevin also served on the Board of Directors of the Ontario Catholic School Trustees Association from 1991 to 1997.

Kevin believes in community involvement and has previously served on the Boards of the Rouge Valley Health System Foundation, Ajax Pickering Big Brothers and Sisters, and the Ajax Pickering United Way. Kevin is also an active member of the Rotary Club of Whitby Sunrise since 1988.

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Board of Trade Address

Watch Deputy Mayor Kevin Ashe's Ajax-Pickering Board of Trade 2020 Mayor’s Address